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Indiana rocks! : a guide to geologic sites in the Hoosier state / Indiana Geological and Water Survey.

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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Geology rocks!
Geology rocks! (Mountain Press Publishing Company).
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola REF 557.72 IND (Text) 33118000182817 Reference: Indiana Collection Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 557.72 INDIANA (Text) 37500004545717 New Items Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon HER 557.72 IND (Text) 34330513335530 Heritage Center - New Book Shelf Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 557.72 IND (Text) 78551000539747 Non-Fiction Checked out 05/10/2019
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 557.72 INDI (Text) 39231033530326 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL 557.72 IND (Text) 30419101522392 New Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780878426874
  • ISBN: 0878426876
  • Physical Description: xi, 138 pages : color illustrations, maps, charts ; 22 x 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Missoula, Montana : Mountain Press Publishing Company, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-131) and index.
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A story of oceans, uplift, and ice, Indiana's geological history is reflected in the vistas and landscapes you will see as you travel through the state. From the Indiana Dunes of Lake Michigan, one of the world's largest displays of lakeshore dunes, to the historic little town of New Harmony, where American geology had its beginnings, this book is your guide to 50 of the most significant and interesting sites in Indiana. You will find kettle lakes formed by melting glaciers, gorgeous waterfalls carved into the rock, and a world-renowned karst landscape peppered with sinkholes and caves. Explore the Falls of the Ohio, the location of the largest exposed Devonian fossil beds in the world, or wander through the campus of Indiana University and tour the buildings and carvings of Salem Limestone, a building stone treasured by architects. Researched and written by Polly Sturgeon, the Outreach Coordinator of the Indiana Geological and Water Survey, with help from her colleagues, this book is a cross section of the Hoosier state and a treasure of geological and historical surprises.
Subject: Geology > Indiana > Guidebooks.
Indiana > Guidebooks.

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